Tag Archives: Walks

BCS May and June events

A Walk Around Bromley Palace and Park Sunday 21st May 2017 Meet at 10:00am on the corner of St Blaise Avenue and Widmore Road FREE (donations welcome) The walk will last not more than 2 hours. The 18th century Bromley … Continue reading

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Bromley Civic Day – Saturday 17 June 2017

EXHIBITION IN THE MARKET SQUARE AND WALKS Spread the word!  Tell your friends to visit the BCS tent on Saturday 17th June and come on the walks. We also need volunteers to help staff the tent in two hour slots … Continue reading

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BCS Spring Newsletter!

The Spring BCS newsletter is now available. It’s packed full of new information about Bromley Civic Day on Saturday 17 June, the possibility of bringing back the Broom Day festival and an update on the London Borough of Bromley Local … Continue reading

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HG Wells in Bromley: a Bromley Civic Society talk

The talk will be held at the Parish Rooms, Church Road, Bromley at 8.00pm on Thursday 26th January 2017. The places and sights that the young HG Wells would have known, described in his own vivid words. Tony Banfield, Jane … Continue reading

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HG Wells Bromley Walk: Sunday 25 September

To celebrate the 150 year anniversary of HG Wells’ birth in Bromley and complement the upcoming Sci-Fi weekend, Bromley Civic Society will be conducting a costumed walk around the Bromley that HG Wells knew as a boy.  At various stopping … Continue reading

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Bromley Civic Society: May 2016 Newsletter

The latest BCS newsletter is now available. It contains a range of important local news stories set within the context of the Government’s Housing & Planning Bill which received Royal Assent this month. From a heritage perspective we include a … Continue reading

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Visit the old Palace on the next Bromley Heritage Walk

Bromley Civic Society will be organising another heritage walk on Saturday 14th May led by Peter Martin, the BCS Vice-Chair and Jane Secker, BCS Secretary. It will be an opportunity to visit Bromley Palace and see inside the building, which … Continue reading

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Green Space Heritage Walk: Sunday 17 April

Discover Bromley’s own ‘Green Man’. See the flowering Broom, from which the Town takes its name; the special landscape features of historic Bromley Palace; specimen trees planted in a bygone age; a Tudor bee hive niche and historic views unchanged … Continue reading

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January 2016 Newsletter!

The latest BCS newsletter is now available. It contains a range of fascinating heritage stories, including about David Bowie, as well as updates on the Council’s Local Plan and good news about the Orpington Priory Community Hub. Over the past … Continue reading

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Latest BCS newsletter now available

The November edition of the BCS newsletter is now available. It contains stories about BCS heritage walks, Site G, and the former Bromley museum at Orpington priory. The newsletter also displays the new BCS logo incorporating the Star and Garter … Continue reading

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